Illustrations for Memorial Day

all images, c. Kevin Sprouls

Memorial Day Weekend is here. Some of my illustrations in honor of the holiday are in order…

The drawing above was a real challenge. It was created for Reader’s Digest, and shows a portion of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C. The tricky part was to render the lettering faithfully while capturing the reflection of the mirror-like wall. Quite a task!

Also drawn for Reader’s Digest, this is a drawing of the Medal of Honor. Note the anchor in the middle of this piece.

One more for Reader’s Digest I did a lot of work for them while working my day job at The Journal. This is an illustration of an actual farm. Quite a lot of patriotic dedication went into creating this landscape!

If you’re like me, the weekend is best observed at your favorite beach. We honor those who enabled us to live in peace and liberty. Here is a short video to celebrate those who served…

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